Gagandeep Singh Aujla General Counsel
Alexi Esmail-YakasHead of Product
Elwood Asset Management LLP
Gagandeep is the General Counsel at Elwood Asset Management LLP. Prior to joining Elwood, Gagandeep worked in the finance practice of Clifford Chance in London during which time he completed secondments to the firm’s Tokyo office and to the structured products group of HSBC Bank plc. Gagandeep has extensive experience advising leading financial institutions across all areas of finance, with a particular focus on fintech, structured notes, derivatives, loans and synthetic securitisations. Gagandeep is admitted to practice as a solicitor in England and Wales.
Head of Product
Alexi is the Head of Product at Elwood Asset Management LLP. Alexi started his career at Brevan Howard Asset Management LLP, where he worked as a trader for the co-founder’s team. Alexi has extensive experience in fixed income, credit and foreign exchange markets. Alexi holds a BA in Mathematics from the University of Oxford and a MSc in Theoretical and Applied Fluid Dynamics from the University of Manchester.
Chao is the Chief Technology Officer of Elwood Asset Management LLP. Prior to joining Elwood, Chao spent 12 years in the financial industry at various asset managers including GLG Partners and Man Group, where he was responsible for delivering innovative and practical front office solutions and risk systems of their multi-asset trading platforms. Chao has a BA in Economics from University of Manchester and a MSc in Computer Science from Imperial College London.
Bin is the Chief Executive Officer of Elwood Asset Management LLP. Previously he was the Chief Investment Officer of the Systematic Investment Group at Brevan Howard Asset Management LLP where he managed multiple UCITS investment funds. Before that he was a Partner and Portfolio Manager at Decura Group, responsible for quantitative research and investment. He started his career at Barclays Capital as an equity exotics trader managing quantitative investment strategies.